A journey along the Ganges and the Yamuna river Places visited: Delhi – Haridwar – Rishikesh – Varanasi – Agra – Delhi From the secular culture of old Delhi to the holiest city in India, the journey will take us to some of the greatest Indian cities &
Photo by Jerome Lorieau taken during a one to one session with Mandy. A few days ago, I met Mandy in a coffee shop around Harbourside in Bristol for a Street Photography course. The good thing about one to one tuition is the flexibility I have to customize a workshop. Based on what sh
The Gurung people are originally Tibeto-Burmese people, practising a Buddhism that has been influenced by Hinduism, but yet Shamanism is still an important part of their culture. They believe in the interaction with the spirit world through their environment. As part of an on-going pr
About the picture: The photograph was taken in January 2011 in Shetland. As part of a project about the Shetland fire festival, I was following the Scalloway Jarl squad during the Scalloway fire festival. The day started early in the morning by marching around the town before escortin
Off the track of my main Yamuna journey in India, the blue city of Jodhpur was among the places to visit on my Indian wish list. When, at the end of my journey along the blue river, I had 5 days to spare, I didn’t hesitate and jumped on the first night train to explore one of th
About the picture: I was following the guests leaving the 21212 restaurant in Edinburgh when I spotted the Bride casually dressed giving a call in a quiet room of the restaurant. She was on her own facing an angel who seems to want to congratulate her. There was something peaceful and
About the picture: The photograph was taken during my second trip to Nepal in October 2009. I was visiting Pashupatinath, which is one of the holiest sites for the Hindu culture and the main cremation site in Nepal. The place is definitely not as impressive as Varanasi but its special
Expressing myself between documentary and street photography, my work focus on long term projects because of the human aspect, but also to have better insight and understanding of a situation over time. Photography is a medium that allows me to explore the cultural and sociological aspects of life in order to understand the relationship between the people, their traditions/habits/cultures and their environment. In recent years I have worked on separate long term projects about the Medinas of Morocco and more recently the Yamuna river in India.